History

The Forman School was founded in 1930 by John and Julie Forman as a school for young boys who would benefit from close personal attention. An upper school was added in 1935. Forman became coeducational in 1942.

Overview

Region
Southern Connecticut
Program Emphasis
Boarding School
Day School
Learning Differences
Small Boarding School
Special Education
All Grades 9-12
Boarding Grades 9-12
Grade Divisions
Secondary
Religious Affiliation Nondenominational
Student Body Coed
Dress Code Semi-formal
School Setting Rural
Campus Size (Acres) 100+ acres
Head of School Adam K. Man
Endowment $5,000,000

Admission

E-mail
Web Address http://www.formanschool.org/
Director of Admission Sara Lynn Leavenworth Renda
Admission Application Apply to The Forman School
Application Required Yes
Application Fee Amount $50.00
Application Deadline(s) Rolling Admissions
Financial Aid Awarded $849,000.00
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid 20%
Admission Tests Accepted
Other (WISC)
Day Student Tuition $48,450.00
Boarding Student Tuition $59,345.00
International Student Tuition $59,345.00

Student Enrollment

Total Enrollment 180
Boys 118
Girls 62
% Boys/Girls 2/1
Boarding Students 155
Day Students 25
International
Canada
China
Dominican Republic
France
India
Jamaica
Other (Bermuda)
Saudi Arabia
UK
United States
California
Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
Dist. of Columbia
Florida
Georgia
Illinois
Indiana
Kansas
Louisiana
Maine
Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Missouri
Montana
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New York
North Carolina
Ohio
Oregon
Pennsylvania
South Carolina
Texas
Vermont
Virginia
Washington
Wyoming
Majority of students come from Northeast
% of International Students 3

Academics

Full Time Faculty 57
Part Time Faculty 0
% of Faculty with Masters 40%
Student/Faculty ratio 3:1
Average Class Size 6
Special Academic Support Programs
ADD/ADHD
Learning Differences
A Sampling of Courses Offered
Algebra
American History
American Literature
Art
Art History
Biology
Ceramics
Community Service
Drama
Driver Education
Ecology
Electives
English
French
Geometry
History
Humanities
Music
Music Composition
Music Theory
Photography
Psychology
Science
Spanish
Statistics
Studio Art
Study Skills
World History
World Literature
Writing
A.P. Courses Offered
English Language

College Placement Office

Dedicated College Placement Office Yes
% of Graduates Who Attend College 94%

Athletics & Extra-Curricular Activities

Athletics
alpine skiing
baseball
basketball
cross-country
football
golf
ice hockey
lacrosse
skiing (downhill)
soccer
softball
tennis
volleyball
wrestling
Recreational Sports
fitness
flag football
golf
karate
outdoor club/skills
rock climbing
skating
skiing
soccer
tennis
weight lifting
yoga
Extra-Curricular Activities
Chorus
Community Service Program
Model UN
National Honor Society
Student Government
Student Jobs Program
Tour Guides
Yearbook

Notes

Winterim Program

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